16. Expressive Arts
The goal of this focal study is to develop the skills to create within the languages of poetry, music, movement, and/or visual design to convey ideas, knowledge, emotion and experiences clearly and imaginatively. Skills include the knowledge and application of the basic structures, form, composition, and interpretive parameters within each language but also relevant connections between them.
Complete at least three courses and a minimum of 10 credits. No more than two of these courses may have the same disciplinary prefix.
Complete two courses from the first cluster and one course from the second cluster.
|First Cluster (complete 2 courses)|
|ARTST 110||Basic Design||4 credits|
OR Any 200-level ARTST course
|DANC 301||Choreography I||4 credits|
|MEDA 250||Elements of Production||4 credits|
|MUS 110||Music Notation and Songwriting||4 credits|
|MUS 111||Music Theory I||4 credits|
|THEA 110||Acting I: Fundamentals||2 credits|
|THEA 210||Acting II: Scene Study||4 credits|
|APTH 215/315||Applied Theatre Workshop||4 credits|
|Second Cluster (complete 1 course)|
|ARTHI 105||Fondations in Art||4 credits|
|ENGL 341||Studies in Poetry||4 credits|
|MUS 101||Introduction to Classical Music||4 credits|
|MUS 102||History of Jazz and Rock||4 credits|
|THEA 101||Theatre Appreciation||2 credits|